Skikda to Italy Ferry
Skikda is connected to Italy via the port of Genoa. On average, there is one crossing per week between Skikda and Italy, operated by Algerie Ferries. Crossings from Skikda to Genoa usually take around 22 hours.
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Skikda ferry port plays an important role in transporting petroleum and petro chemical products along with being a major Sardine fishing and canning centre. The city of Skikda was known as Philippeville under the French rule until it got independence in 1962. Skikda is a beautiful Mediterranean city with scores of beaches and warm Mediterranean climate.
Collo in Skikda is a popular holiday spot for Algerians themselves as well as visitors from other European countries. Collo offers beautiful long clean sandy beaches. There are also opportunities for some hiking and hunting adventures in the nearby forest area.
Skikda boasts the biggest Roman theatre in Algeria and the local museum holds a number of Roman artefacts. There are also many other historic and cultural sites in the area.
The seaside resort of Marsa is just 65 kilometres east of Skikda, where you can find calm beautiful beaches, a huge wetland of rivers and lakes perfectly suitable for ecotourism, fishing and hunting.
Italy boasts a wealth of popular destinations and has something for everyone to enjoy.
Take a romantic gondola ride in Venice, see the ancient Colosseum in Rome, visit the leaning tower of Pisa, admire the many masterpieces in the Uffizi gallery of Florence or simply relax on one of the many beautiful beaches that can be found along Italy's miles of stunning coastline.
Florence is an often overlooked tourist destination. However, it is well worth a visit.The town was the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance and it still shows in the architecture of the city. There are many fine art galleries from famous artists - including the Galleria degli Uffizi, where you can see Boticelli's `Birth of Venus'.
The galleries themselves are often works of art, with the walls and ceiling ornately decorated with various brightly coloured murals.